New Polio outbreak in Sudan caused by Oral Vaccine

sudan polio outbreak after vaccination
sudan polio outbreak after vaccination

(Source:Apnews.com) [2nd Sep, 2020, Sudan (Africa)] The World Health Organization has said that a new polio outbreak in Sudan is linked to an ongoing oral vaccine. Virus has been found in environmental samples and many more unreported cases of polio have been reported.

WHO has said “In rare instances, the live polio virus in the oral vaccine can mutate into a form capable of sparking new outbreaks”.

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